Democracy Now! Wednesday, May 14, 2003
As Washington & Seoul prepare for talks on North Korea, Noam Chomsky discusses U.S.-Korean relations
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North Korea is saying the Bush administration’s decision to keep Pyongyang on its list of “state sponsors of terrorism” is intended to provide a pretext to attack the country and make nuclear talks tougher.
UN Security Council to Discuss US Proposal that Would Lift the Sanctions on Iraq and Give US Forces Full Control of Iraq's Oil
We talk to the former head of the UN Oil for Food Program, who resigned in protest of the sanctions.
Apartheid Victims in South Africa Are Still Suffering
Study finds blacks are getting poorer and whites are getting richer, and an activist who lost both his arms in a government assassination attempt says a $4,000 government reparations payment is not enough.
Operation Strangelove: "Stop Cowboy Diplomacy!"
Nearly 40 years after its release, Stanley Kubrick’s classic Cold War satire “Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb” is getting a second life, thanks in part to President Bush.